Golder Associates Senior Geomechanics Engineer in Redmond, Washington
As a global, employee-owned organisation with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 170 offices worldwide, our over 7000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.
Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Geomechanics Engineer for the Redmond, Washington location. In this role you will have the opportunity to work with highly skilled professionals in the field of oil and mining. Your primary responsibilties will include:
Geomechanical and hydrodynamic simulation and analysis of natural, and hydraulic fractures using FracMan software
Consulting sales, marketing, client support and project management
Simulation for optimization of production from gas shales and fractured carbonate reservoirs
Environmental contamination modeling for fractured bedrock
Geomechanical simulation of surface and underground mines
The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
Ph.D. in Reservoir Engineering
Advanced training in computational fluid dynamics and geomechanical simulation
Five years of experience with the following software: TerraStation II, ELFEN, or PFC3D, Plaxis or Ansys, and FLAC/3D, and project experience with the use of FracMan Reservoir Edition
Must be knowledgeable in the fundamentals of geostatistical analysis, fracture analysis, structural geology, and numerical methods including finite element, finite difference, and Lattice-Boltzman simulation
Must have a proven track record in consulting sales and geomechanical simulation project execution, including references from major oil company clients
Client contacts in Oklahoma, Houston, and South America are particularly valuable
Our staff benefit from:
An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
Employee mentoring program
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Golder Associates Statement
Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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Job ID 2017-13126
Area of Interest EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
Job Type Full Time
# of Positions 1
Education (Minimum) Doctorate
Experience (Years) 5
SLP J2WGEOTECH, J2WMINE